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» Flexible MBA

Extraordinary Options. Exceptional Outcomes. 

The Flex MBA program is offered in a highly flexible format, allowing students to customize their pathway with weekday classes at a part time or full time pace. Working professionals who want to maintain momentum in their career may complete the program with all evening courses, while students who prefer a more traditional path may complete the program with day or evening courses. 

Program Highlights:


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Application Requirements

  • Submit the online application at Apply Now
  • Resume
  • Statement of Intent
  • Official transcripts from undergraduate degree granting institution
    • Send electronically to admtranscript@chapman.edu
    • Send via mail to:
      Chapman University
      Office of Graduate Admissions
      One University Drive
      Orange, CA 92866
  • Official GMAT or GRE score (institution code 4047)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Interview conducted by invitation only
  • International applicants must also submit the following:
    • Official TOEFL, IELTS, PTE or Cambridge English Advanced Exam test score
    • Please click here for more information on our international admission requirements

Class Profile

GPA: 3.0-3.5

GMAT: 530-610

Age: 26-34

Work Experience: 3-8 years

Women: 46%

International: 11%

Program Specializations

Students have the opportunity to personalize their MBA program by pursuing an area of specialization using only 3 electives. While the specialization will not be recorded on the transcript or diploma, it can be referenced on a resume.  Students must meet all prerequisites in order to enroll in a course. Specialization areas are as follows:

Specialization areas

Specialization Area

Business Analytics
Entertainment & Media Management
Global Business
Strategic Management



Evening Cohort

Enrollment in winter and summer sessions is optional  

Curriculum Daytime Cohort



Fall Competitive Advantage
Financial Accounting

Winter Managerial Accounting
Spring Statistics
Organization & Mgmt
Summer Operations & Technology Mgmt
Business Analytics
Fall (Second Year) Marketing Mgmt
Finance Mgmt
Winter (Second Year) Elective
Spring (Second Year) Global Business
Summer (Second Year) 2 Electives 
Fall (Third Year) Strategic Mgmt (capstone)

Daytime Cohort

Curriculum Evening Cohort




Competitive Advantage
Marketing Mgmt
Financial Accounting

Winter Managerial Accounting
Spring Organization & Mgmt
Financial Mgmt
Business Analytics

Summer 2 Electives
Fall (second year) Operations & Technology Mgmt
Global Business
1 Elective
Winter (second year) Optional Elective 
Spring (second year) Strategic Mgmt (capstone)
2 Electives


The cost per credit for the 2019-2020 academic year is $1,720. The MBA program is 50 credits total. Please refer to Student Business Services for more detailed tuition and fee information.

Scholarship opportunities are offered to qualified applicants in varying amounts; contact us to find out more. For additional financial aid consideration and information, please visit Financing Options.

Application Deadlines

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March 1

June 1

August 1